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Cartoon Theme Songs part 3

March 16th, 2011 by Eamon Brennan on Eamon Brennan's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

The Best Cartoon Theme Songs
part 3. Numbers 10 – 1
10. Arthur and the Knights of Justice

- King Arthur mythos. High school jocks. Magic. Hair Metal. These four things should have been combined years ago.
9. Arthur

- A good uplifting theme song that fits the show and has a positive message for kids. Though I am [...]

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Tags: DCAU·Justice League·ducktales·batman tas·spider-man·teenage mutant ninja turtles·X-Men·chip n dale·Arthur·arthur and the knights of justice

Cartoon Theme Songs part 1

by Eamon Brennan on Eamon Brennan's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

Discussion of Carl Banks and the Duck Universe leads me to instantly begin thinking about DuckTales. And by thinking about DuckTales I mean loudly singing the theme song and hoping someone else in my house hears me so they can join in. Since…
“Life is like a hurricane here in Duckburg
Race cars, lasers, aeroplanes – it’s [...]

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Tags: super mario bros·duck universe·ducktales·polly pocket·mighty max·samurai pizza cats·pinky and the brain·the tick·themes

Tales of Derring-do, Bad- and Good-Luck Tales

by Matt on Matthew Furda's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

As a kid, I grew up watching “DuckTales” on television–as I suspect many others in the class did.  Reading through selected stories from “Carl Barks’ Greatest DuckTales Stories” thus only deepened my appreciation for the series.  The introduction aptly pointed out that the animated series tended to adapt Barks’ original narratives with a slightly more [...]

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Tags: carl barks·ducktales·scrooge mcduck·capcom·nes·inception·indiana jones·science·8-bit·Animation·comics·Disney·nintendo